Hurricane Harvey hit Houston with unprecedented force starting last Friday. The impact of the storm still lingers and even as the sun shines and roads begin to dry, areas of our city remain trapped by flood water and domino effects like structure collapses, chemical plant explosions, and electrical fires are unfolding. Deputy Constables Sgt. Paul Fernandez, […]Read more »
Big Brother or Employee Perk: How a Wisconsin Tech Company is Making 1984 a Reality for Some Employees.
Imagine your work day starts like any other. You get to the office, but when you reach for your key or badge to enter it isn’t there. For some Wisconsin employees, this situation would not induce panic. That is because a Wisconsin-based employer is now offering employees the option of having a microchip implanted in […]Read more »
The Minces PLLC office likes to engage in friendly competitions with each other. Whether it is seeing who can eat the most pizza at Star Pizza’s lunch buffet or impressing each other with light office pranks, we always try to one-up each other in a playful manner. Two weeks ago, the Minces PLLC team stepped up […]Read more »
Can he do that? The question many Americans asked after President Trump tweeted that transgender people will no longer be allowed to serve in the military is being echoed around the world as many people on both sides of the political fence took to social media and verbal debate yesterday to share their view of […]Read more »
The Houston Paralegal Association warmly welcomed Gabriela Barake as a speaker at their CLE luncheon this past Friday. Gabriela discussed the history of wage and hour law, timekeeping basics, overtime exemptions, and the common pitfalls of wage classification that can lead to devastating consequences for employers if they are uninformed. Prevention is better than the cure […]Read more »